Markets pull down shutters in the green (Third Lead)April 23rd, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) A key index of the Indian equities markets soared into the green Thursday, with a key index ending trade about 317.45 point higher than its last closing figure.
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 10,841.57 points, rose 317.45 points or 2.93 percent from the previous close to end trade at 11,134.99 points.
Similarly, the S&P CNX Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) shed 0.9 percent to close at 3,334.95 points.
Broader market indices also gained, with the BSE midcap index moving up 1.48 percent, while the BSE smallcap index was up 0.94 percent.